Details and Care
Xerjoff 1888 is an amber floral unisex fragrance with warm spicy, woody, powdery and leathery accords. This scent opens with coriander and saffron, an earthy pairing with mild green undertones complemented by the addition of green pepper and carnation. Neroli, rose and ylang-ylang combine in the heart, creating a luxe center with sweet fruity, hesperidic and creamy tropical floral notes. Amber, birch, patchouli and sandalwood blend to form a warm, sensual and smoky ending to this signature scent.
Released in 2013, Xerjoff 1888 is part of the label's Casamorati 1888 collection. This series celebrates classic Italian perfume crafting, using ingredients favored by the original La Fabbrica di Profumi di C. Casamorati house established in Bologna in 1888. Xerjoff founder Sergio Momo drew inspiration from the original Casamorati scents, creating 16 fragrances for this series. All, including Xerjoff 1888, feature an exquisitely crafted glass bottle and goldtone cap in a fleur-de-lis inspired shape.
Top Notes: carnation, coriander, pepper, saffron
Middle Notes: neroli, rose, ylang-ylang
Base Notes: amber, birch, patchouli, sandalwood
Questions and Answers
Q: How does 1888 smell?
A: Xerjoff 1888 is an elegant and luxurious fragrance that blends rich warm amber and powdery rose notes. Neroli and ylang-ylang mingle their buttery, sweet citrus and mildly bitter accords, while carnation adds a crisp and dewy green touch.
Q: Where do you apply 1888?
A: To increase the longevity of the fragrance, spray onto your major pulse points such as behind your ears, at the base of your neck, on the wrists, behind the knees and in the inner elbows.
Q: What is the fragrance concentration?
A: Xerjoff 1888 comes ad an eau de parfum. Out of eau de toilette, eau de parfum and parfum formulas, EDPs have medium longevity and intensity due to their perfume oil concentration. They usually include between 15% and 20% essential oil.
Q: Is 1888 for him or her?
A: Xerjoff created 1888 as a unisex fragrance. It has an appealing amber floral scent that people of all genders can wear.
Q: Does 1888 last long?
A: Because Xerjoff 1888 is an eau de parfum, it offers a longer-lasting and more intense scent. Most wearers enjoy it for around six to nine hours. Your own experience may vary according to your skin type, local air temperatures and how much of the scent you apply.
Q: What fragrances smell similar?
A: If you enjoy Xerjoff 1888, you can try other unisex amber floral fragrances like Baccarat Rouge 540 by Maison Francis Kurkdjian, Ani by Nishane and Black Orchid by Tom Ford.
Q: What season should I wear 1888?
A: Xerjoff 1888 brings together warm, creamy and earthy notes such as ylang-ylang, rose, amber, saffron and patchouli. Its delicious and inviting aroma makes it a perfect fall and winter fragrance.
Q: Where can I buy it?
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